CMCP Annual Business Conference



Join over 300 attorneys of color from diverse backgrounds, including law firm associates, in-house general counsel at corporations, and executives from public and civic agencies for an unparalleled three-day event packed with networking opportunities, informative CLE sessions, and the chance to reconnect with diverse attorneys and leaders in the diversity field throughout California. This is an experience you can’t afford to miss!

San Francisco Marriott Marquis



Sponsorship opportunities are available at the Signature, Premier, and Host levels.


Wednesday, September 20, 2023

  • Welcome Reception

  • Evening Social Outing

Thursday, September 21, 2023

  • Plenary & Desk of the GC (Breakfast)

  • Women of Color Forum

  • AI and ChatGPT’s Impact on the Legal Sector

  • No Bosses Lunch / Bosses Lunch / Lunch with a GC

  • 1A: Employment Game Show

  • 1B: First Gen Professionals

  • Men of Color Roundtables

  • Legal Department Diversity Summit

  • Emerging Leaders Mentoring Circles

  • Networking in Practice

  • Meet & Greet the GC’s Reception

  • Dine-Around: Downtown S.F.

Friday, September 22, 2023

  • CMCP Corporate Connections

  • CMCP Recognition Lunch & Keynote

  • Unity Reception

For more information about the agenda, hotel, or special accommodations, please email


Member/Non-Member/Special Event Only Before 8/20/23 After 8/21/23
Member Law Firm $840 $1000
Member Corporate/Public Agency $420 $525
Non-Member Law Firm $1260 $1425
Non-Member Corporate/Public Agency $630 $790
Recognition Lunch & Keynote Only $150 $150
Event: Welcome Reception Only (9/20) $150 $150
Event: General Counsel Reception Only (9/21) $150 $150
Event: Unity Reception and Building Coalitions Among Attorneys of Color Only (9/22) $75 $75

For more information about registration fees, please email


Please note important dates for CMCP2023 Corporate Connections Interviews (updated 8/14/23):

August 16 In-House Counsel and Outside Counsel Registrants Do Not Match requests due to CMCP.
August 23 CMCP will send the 1st draft Schedule of Interviews to In-House Counsel.
August 28 CMCP will send the 1st draft Schedule of Interviews to Outside Counsel.
September 7 This is the final day for IHC/OC to submit any schedule change requests.
*LIVE* September 22, 2023, 8:30 am-Noon Corporate Connections Interviews will take place at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. Conference Registration is required to participate.

For more information about Corporate Connections, please email